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My 3 speed transmission has been rebuilt (shifter and all), and still has an annoying rattle while driving. Crawling underneath, it looks like the shifter rods (think that's the right term) are hitting each other right underneath the shifter, metal on metal, which is causing the rattle.
Supposedly I'm missing some 'wavy washers' from what I gather from other posts, but I'm looking for a picture of said washers and what the transmission is supposed to look like with them in place? I checked out an expanded view and didn't see the washers.
Sorry, but I forgot to mention that yes, the wave washer puts a spring like tension on the shifting linkage when attached to the shift levers (at both the transmission and shifter) to prevent the linkage from "rattling" around.
Install all 6 wave washers and the rattling noise you hear should disappear.
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